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16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Moth on peanut m&m

This moth had been in my kitchen alluding capture for days. The catch went smoothly, even though I had a handful of m&m's while doing it. However, the release outside took a turn when the moth chose to remain on an m&m in the palm of my hand instead of taking flight.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Batavia, Ohio, United States of America
Camera: SM-N950U
Copyright: © Dana Davi